Episodes

The Museum of Childhood  

In this episode we're talking toys with Catherine Howell collections manager at the V&A Museum of Childhood in east London.

And He Lives In A Council Flat  

This week's guest is John Boughton

Whitechapel in 50 Buildings  

My guest this week is Rachel Kolsky. Picture credit: Louis Berk

Developing Whitechapel  

This week's guest is Rachel Kolsky. Pictures copyright Louis Berk.

Phone Boxes and Trim Tabs  

John McKeirnan of Platform 7 is this week's guest

The Solar Treasure Hunt  

Jesse Scharf and Alice Bell are this week's guests.

Rebuilding the Houses of Parliament  

This week's guest is Caroline Shenton.

London, Literature and Apocalypse  

Brace yourself - it's all doom and gloom in this podcast. Rob Smith tells us

Curiocity  

This week's guest is Henry Eliot

Taxi!  

Jamie Owens is this week's guest.

The Waste Land  

Tina Baxter is this week's guest.

This Is London  

Ben Judah is this week's guest

London Bushcraft  

This week we're learning the skills of bushcraft in London with Wendy Paton.

The Bike Courier  

What's it like being one of London's 'knights of the road' - a cycle courier? We meet Jon Day to find out...

The Great Fire and its Monument  

The 350th anniversary of the Great Fire of London is September 2016, so we're visiting The Monument with David Laird, and taking a trip to the top of the doric column in the City.

The Ben Uri  

The rather unassuming facade of Ben Uri in St John's Wood hides one of the best collections of emigre art in the country. We went to find out more about this fascinating place with learning manager, Katie Harris and Artuner's Eva Mak. You can read Eva's article on the gallery here: http://www.artuner.com/insight/best-kept-secrets-finale-ben-uri-gallery-museum/.

London At War  

In the second world war some 40,000 tonnes of bombs were dropped on London. What was that like, and what effect did such a bombardment have on the population? We find out with this week's guest, Robert Fleming, manager of the Templer Study Centre.

Rookeries of London  

Sarah Wise is this week's guest.

So You Think You Know London?  

This week's guest is our own Matt Brown.

My Friend The Celeriac  

This week NQW talks to food expert Kim Smith of Gluten-Free Gatherings about eating on a restricted diet in London, finds out where to eat like a caveman, and uncovers her past in the murky world of artificial flavourings and ready meals...

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